Acropolis and Mythology Highlights Small Group Tour

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Wednesday 15 May
Athens

Highlights

  • Delve into the myths and legends behind the ancient sites of Athens
  • Explore the world-famous Acropolis on a walking tour with a licensed guide
  • Learn about society in Ancient Greece and why Athens became the center
  • Discover how Greek mythology is tied to historic facts as you explore
  • Visit the Parthenon, see the ruins of the Temple of Athena Polias, and more

Description

Travel back in time to Ancient Greece, and discover the greatest landmarks of Athens. Hear the myths behind some of the city’s most significant landmarks. Meet your guide under the Arch of Hadrian next to the Acropolis. Hear about the birth of the glorious city, through to its Golden Age and its downfall to the Spartan armies. Listen to stories from Greek mythology, and uncover their true meaning and historic facts. Visit all the most emblematic sites of the ancient city, as well as less well-known attractions. This tour helps you understand how Athens became the mythical city known today. Visit landmarks, such as the Parthenon, Theater of Dionysus, and Temple of Athena Nike. See the ruins of the Temple of Erechtheion and Sanctuary of Asclepius. Visit the Temple of Olympian Zeus from the outside, learn the functions of the Agora, and visit the Temple of Hephaestus.

Includes

Walking tour Acropolis and Ancient Agora entry tickets (if option selected) Certified guide Ancient Athens city map

Important Information

  • We can pre-purchase entry tickets for you, just let us know! Small group tour for an optimal experience ID card or passport are required for people under the age of 25 for possible discounts Strollers, backpacks and big bags are not allowed at the Acropolis and should not be taken on the tour Entry fees are non-refundable, non-exchangeable

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